Mednow Announces the Graduation to OTCQX Trading, to expand Access to U.S. Investors
Toronto, ON. (May 9th, 2022) – Mednow Inc. (“Mednow’’ or the “Company”) (TSXV: MNOW) (OTCQX:MDNWF), Canada’s on-demand virtual pharmacy, is pleased to announce that its common shares are now trading on the OTCQX Best Market under the ticker symbol of MDNWF. The OTCQX Best Market is the highest market tier of OTC Markets, which operated markets on which 12,000 U.S. and global securities trade. Trading on OTCQX will enhance the visibility and accessibility of the Company to U.S. investors. Mednow’s common shares will continue to trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol MNOW.
The OTCQX Best Market provides value and convenience to U.S. investors, brokers and institutions seeking to trade MDNWF. The OTCQX Best Market is OTC Markets Group’s premier market for established, investor-focused U.S. and international companies. To be eligible, companies must meet high financial standards, follow best practice corporate governance, demonstrate compliance with U.S. securities laws, be current in their disclosure, and have a professional third-party sponsor introduction.
“We are pleased to reach the milestone of graduating to trading on OTCQX, as this will make it easier for our U.S. investors to invest in Mednow by reducing the requirement of having a Canadian trading account,” confirmed Karim Nassar, the CEO of Mednow.
About Mednow Inc.
Mednow is a healthcare technology company offering virtual access with a high-standard of care. Designed with accessibility and quality of care in mind, Mednow.ca provides virtual pharmacy and telemedicine services as well as doctor home visits through an interdisciplinary approach to healthcare that is focused on the patient experience. Mednow’s services include free at-home delivery of medications, a user-friendly interface for easy upload, transfer, and refill of prescriptions, access to healthcare professionals through an intuitive chat experience, a specialized PillSmart™ system that packages prescriptions, and vitamins by date and time, and doctor consultations.
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